Khodorkovsky backs Ukraine's new leaders

2014-03-10 18:12

The man who was once Russia's most famous prisoner says the country is ruining its longstanding friendship with Ukraine by its aggressive and pro-separatist actions in Crimea.

Khodorkovsky: I won't get into politics

2013-12-22 18:04

Mikhail Khodorkovsky, the onetime Russian oil tycoon who was imprisoned for a decade in a politically tinged case, says he doesn't intend to get involved in politics.

Kremlin critic Khodorkovsky lands in Germany

2013-12-20 17:51

Russia's most famous prisoner and Kremlin critic, Mikhail Khodorkovsky, has arrived in Germany following his release from a Russian prison after more than 10 years behind bars.

Reduced sentence for Khodorkovsky

2012-12-20 20:50

A Russian court has reduced former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky's jail sentence by two years.

'No proof' Khodorkovsky political prisoner

2011-05-31 22:30

Europe's human rights court has ruled that Russia violated the rights of former oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky during his arrest and jailing, but found no firm proof the case was politically motivated.

Khodorkovsky handed 14 year jail term

2010-12-30 17:33

A Russian court has sentenced Mikhail Khodorkovsky to 14 years in jail in his second fraud trial, in a verdict the defence says was ordered by his nemesis Vladimir Putin.

Race to deliver Khodorkovsky sentence

2010-12-29 14:36

A judge has raced to wrap up the trial of Mikhail Khodorkovsky and deliver a sentence that could keep Russia's most famous inmate in prison for several years.

US slams Russia for Khodorkovsky verdict

2010-12-27 21:06

The guilty verdict brought against Russian tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky will have a "negative impact on Russia's reputation", US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said.


Khodorkovsky to reunite with wife, kids

2013-12-24 14:32

Kremlin critic and Russia's one-time richest man Mikhail Khodorkovsky is expected to reunite with his wife Inna and their three children after spending 10 years in a Russian jail.

Kerry welcomes release of Khodorkovsky

2013-12-21 13:10

US Secretary of State John Kerry has welcomed the release of Russia's most famous prisoner and Kremlin critic Mikhail Khodorkovsky.

Khodorkovsky son hopeful of father's release

2013-10-25 22:02

The family of Mikhail Khodorkovsky believes that the Russian businessman will be freed when his term expires next year, despite reports that investigators are preparing a third case against him.

Russian oil tycoon sent to unknown prison

2011-06-10 22:24

Jailed oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky and his business partner Platon Lebedev have been transferred to a prison whose location is unknown, their lawyers say.

Russian oil tycoon to file for parole

2011-05-30 20:10

Imprisoned Russian oil tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky intends to file for parole again.

Khodorkovsky handed 14 year jail term

2010-12-30 17:33

A Russian court has sentenced Mikhail Khodorkovsky to 14 years in jail in his second fraud trial, in a verdict the defence says was ordered by his nemesis Vladimir Putin.

Russia tells West to mind own business

2010-12-28 20:23

Russia has told the West to keep out of its domestic affairs after criticism by the US and Europe of the new guilty verdict for jailed tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky.

Russian oil tycoon found guilty

2010-12-27 14:38

Mikhail Khodorkovsky, who was once Russia's richest man, has been convicted of theft and money laundering charges - a verdict that will likely keep him behind bars for several more years.

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